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Corey Lewandowski accused of sexual assault by Joy Villa

A US singer has filed a sexual assault claim against President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski. Joy Villa says Mr Lewandowski hit her twice on the backside during an event in Washington last month. She told the US media she spoke to the police on Christmas Eve, having been persuaded to launch a formal complaint by friends. Mr ...

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Osun state workers begin indefinite strike over unpaid salaries

As Nigerian workers resume from the Christmas holiday this morning, civil servants in Osun have been barred from gaining entry into the Abere secretariat by the leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC). The NLC on Wednesday morning at about 7 am took over the entrance gate of the secretariat to ensure total compliance to its directive of going on ...

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Goodnews! Fuel scarcity to end by weekend

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has assured Nigerians that the issues of long fuel queues and petrol scarcity across the country will disappear by the weekend. Group Managing Director of the Corporation, Dr Maikanti Baru, gave the assurance on Wednesday while addressing reporters in Abuja. According to him, NNPC is winning the war and putting in place adequate measures ...

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BREAKING: President Buhari’s Son Yusuf involved in Bike Accident

President Muhammadu Buhari‘s son Yusuf Buhari was involved in a bike accident, the presidency has said. The announcement was made on the presidency’s official Twitter @NGRPresident, saying the accident occurred around Gwarimpa in Abuja. He suffered an injury to the head, the account wrote, and a broke limb. Yusuf has however been treated at a clinic in Abuja and is in stable condition. ...

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BREAKING: Former FIFA Player Of The Year, George Weah, Elected President Of Liberia

President-Elect George Weah   Footballer turned politician George Weah has been elected President of Liberia In a run-off election results monitored by olikareporters.com on the #LiberiaDecides twitter handle,     George Weah has been elected president of Liberia after winning at least 12 out of 15 counties in the runoff presidential election to defeat his rival, the incumbent Vice President, Joseph Boakai. ...

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I Have No Plan To Defect To PDP Yet – Rotimi Amaechi

…….. “My problem is with incompetence, maladministration in Rivers, not Wike”  The Minister of Transport and former Governor of Rivers state, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi has said that he has no personal problems with the current Governor of the state, Nyesom Wike but, however, dislikes what he described as the “maladministration, incompetence and lack of vision” with which Wike ...

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Nigeria to stop importing fuel by 2019 — FG

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina has said that the country will stop importation and exportation of petroleum products by 2019. The channels TV reports that Mr Adesina said that importation and exportation of fuel has a high effect on the lingering fuel crisis because the country does not produce the product locally and ...

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Why fuel scarcity persists ―NADECO Chieftain

Former secretary of the National Democratic Coalition (NADECO), Mr. Ayo Opadokun, has blamed the recurrent fuel scarcity in the country on alleged prolonged misrule by successive military governments in the country. Speaking at a colloquium organised by a sociocultural organization of Offa indigenes of Offa local government area of Kwara state, the Galaxy Clique in honour of late Chief Josiah ...

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Fuel scarcity: Marketers counter NNPC, say ‘our depots are empty’

The Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association of Nigeria (DAPPMA) has denied claims that petroleum products, especially premium motor spirit (PMS) otherwise called petrol, is available in their tanks and depots. This contradicted claims by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) that it has enough products being trucked out daily by marketers to ease fuel scarcity being experienced by Nigerians. ...

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